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Busse Research Awards

Promoting international research in gerontology, two Busse Research Awards will be given at the XVIII World Congress of Gerontology in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, June 26-30, 2005. Two gerontologists (junior or mid-career) will be selected. One award will recognize a scientist from the social/behavioural sciences; the other from the biomedical sciences. Awards are US$3500 each, with up to US$3000 travel/living expenses. Awardees must present a lecture based on their research at the conference. Deadline for receipt of applications: September 30, 2004.

For more information and application forms, please visit the website: http://www.geri.duke.edu/busse/busse.html or contact:

Harvey J. Cohen, MD, Jury Chair
Busse Research Awards
Center for Aging, Box 3003
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27710 USA
Tel: +1 919-660-7502
Fax: +1 919-684-8569
Email: betty.ray@duke.edu